Jools Holland live rating based on critic concert reviews.
ON TOUR

Jools Holland

26
critic concert reviews
jazz

How Good Are They LIVE?

Live Rating  

87
%
Based on 
26
critic concert
reviews
LAST 12 MONTHS RATING  
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Based on 
critic concert
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Real Live Certified  

Real Live Certified badge for artists with consistent, high quality live performances and broad critical acclaim.

Critic Consensus

Jools Holland is 'Real Live Certified' and is in the top 5% of all live performers. Based on 26 concert reviews, the critic consensus is that Jools Holland is rated as an excellent live performer. Jools Holland concert reviews describe live shows and performances as seamless, upbeat, nostalgic, sensual, varied, versatile, and confident.

ON TOUR

PRYZM Kingston, London, United Kingdom (February 26); Ancienne Belgique, Brussels, Belgium (May 2)

Latest release

Pianola. PIANO & FRIENDS (November 18, 2021)

artist info

GENRE
jazz
ORIGIN
Blackheath, United Kingdom (1/24/1958)
BIO
Julian Miles Holland (born 24 January 1958) is a British pianist, bandleader ( Jools Holland & His Rhythm & Blues Orchestra ), television presenter, architectural eccentric and pop music enthusiast. He was also a founding member of the highly acclaimed and successful band Squeeze.
HAS PERFORMED with
Jools Holland and his Rhythm and Blues Orchestra

CRITIC concert REVIEWS

Music-News.com (UK)

November 27, 2022
100
%
Our treasured Royal Albert Hall, welcomed the piano virtuoso, collaborator, raconteur and melophile – the legendary Jools Holland and his Rhythm and Blues Orchestra, to its stage.

Music-News.com (UK)

November 21, 2021
100
%
Master of the keys and musical alchemist, Jools Holland owned his show, alongside ‘powerhouse' Ruby Turner, at the majestic arena, that is The Royal Albert Hall.

The Upcoming (UK)

November 16, 2019
100
%
Eddi Reader offered a varied set. La Vie En Rose displayed her versatile vocal range and offered sensual crooning jazz, whilst her famous number one hit Perfect had the entire crowd singing along with her.

Irish Examiner (Ireland)

October 18, 2019
%
Live Music Jools Holland and his Rhythm and Blues Orchestra

Music-News.com (UK)

July 13, 2019
80
%
Master of ceremonies Jools Holland took the Kew the Music crowds into a seamless celebration of high calibre acts.

The Upcoming (UK)

July 12, 2019
80
%
Upbeat and diverse, Jools Holland and His Rhythm and Blues Orchestra define the meaning of talent and in the musician’s own words, he’s happiest when we’re in one big ball of Boogie-ism.

Nottingham Post (UK)

November 16, 2018
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Holland is a great raconteur, telling stories that make you feel as though you've been mates with him for years'

Past critic reviews published in

Express (UK), ConcertNews.be (Belgium), Bristol Live (UK), The Herald (Scotland), Birmingham Mail (UK) and more

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